Swinhoe’s Snipe

Scientific Name: Gallinago megala
Malay Name: Berkik Tiruk
Chinese Name: 大沙锥

Range:
Breeding Range: (EU) c Asia and n Mongolia, se Siberia
Nonbreeding Range: OR, AU

Taxonomy:
Monotypic

Size: 27-29 cm

Similar looking species: Pin-tailed Snipe, Common Snipe

Local Status: Rare migrant

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External Links:
Conservation Status: IUCN Red List Page
Photos: Oriental Bird Images
Sound Recordings: xeno-canto Link
Wikipedia Entry: Wikipedia Link